Banning of PUBG: Is it Fair?

PUBG or Player Unknown Battle Ground rose as among the popular games worldwide. Perhaps, this is the reason why it gives parents, universities and other schools sleepless nights and all other young gamers who developed addiction to playing the game. On the other hand, this game was banned in some other countries.

As a matter of fact, multiple cities in India banned PUBG and the police had arrested around 20 people simply by playing the game despite of the ban. The National Child Rights Commission taken over as well for recommending to ban the game due to its violent concept.

In the next paragraphs, you are going to learn which other countries have agreed to the banning of this game FPS game.

India

The Chief Warden of Men’s Hostel of VIT or Vellore Institute of Technology, Tamil Nadu sent out a warning to students towards the late-night online games along with special mention to the game title PUBG. The announcement focused that the game is causing disturbance among other roommates and spoiling the entire hostel’s atmosphere.

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It also suggested that students should focus on sports or other physical games.

Shortly after, several cities in India banned PUBG Mobile.

Nepal

The government of Nepal imposed nationwide ban on the game in April. Nepal’s Supreme Court issued interim order to government in not banning the online game. However, on April 11, Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA) directed all ISPs operating in the country to block traffic that originates from PUBG servers.

In addition to that apex court issued show cause notice to government. The court has seen that PUBG was just a game used for entertainment by the general public. Due to the reason that the freedom of expression and press freedom are guaranteed by constitution, it is crucial to prove that banning the game is fair, just and reasonable.

Iraq

Iraqi parliament has also followed the banning of the game made by other countries. The government mentioned that Player’s Unknown Battle Ground Mobile are so harmful to the society and has a great potential of compromising security threat of the country.

Even though PUBG is banned from these countries, players have other options by checking out game titles at Unblock Games 66.